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Dec 1, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Guyette Farms will hold County Christmas from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 18. Meet Santa, decorate a cookie, slide down the candy cane slide, make an ornament, visit animals in the petting zoo, and play on the indoor bales.

Cadillac Three to play Rootstown
Dec 1, 2016 4:00 AM

Cadillac Three to play Rootstown 

Fans in Europe to the United States are singing along to The Cadillac Three's new album, "Bury Me in My Boots," a collection of songs that were written by the guys on the back of the tour bus with acoustic guitars.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Nov 23, 2016 4:00 AM

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Art The Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center presents "Your Place or Mine: new collaborative work by Emily Sullivan Smith and Lesley Sickle" and "Works by Kent State University Textile Arts Students" through Jan. 7.

Film, music, comedy in Kent
Nov 23, 2016 4:00 AM

Film, music, comedy in Kent 

Former Stone Tavern owner Louis Delbene is bringing back indie music and comedy at Michel's, months after his East Main Street venue closed in Kent. "We lost our lease," Delbene said. "It went down in a way we weren't expecting.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
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Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

Monet could fetch $45M at NYC auction 

NEW YORK (AP) -- A painting from Claude Monet's acclaimed "Grainstack" series is leading Christie's auction of impressionist and modern art where it could realize around $45 million.

Jonatha Brooke to play Kent Stage
Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

Jonatha Brooke to play Kent Stage 

Jonatha Brooke is back on the road after caring for her mother, Darren Stone Nelson, in the last years of her life and singing in her Broadway show, "My Mother Has 4 Noses.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Music gets personal
Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

Music gets personal 

After years of writing hits for other artists--including a Top 5 with Parmalee's "Close Your Eyes"-- Adam Craig is taking the mic on a full-length album.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Nov 17, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Woodstock Night featuring Old Skool at the Pufferbelly Ltd. from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Location: 152 Franklin Ave., Kent. Portage Park District will hold a viewing for the annual Leonids Meteor Shower from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 18 at Shaw Woods. Bring a blanket or chair.

Renaissance  to perform in Kent
Nov 10, 2016 4:00 AM

Renaissance to perform in Kent 

English symphonic rock band Renaissance had just recorded 2012 comeback album "Grandine il Vento" and extended touring when guitarist and composer Michael Dunford suddenly died.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Nov 10, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Woodstock Night featuring Old Skool at the Pufferbelly Ltd. from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Location: 152 Franklin Ave., Kent. Portage Park District will hold a viewing for the annual Leonids Meteor Shower from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 18 at Shaw Woods. Bring a blanket or chair.

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World music series brings Cahan-Simon
Nov 10, 2016 4:00 AM

World music series brings Cahan-Simon 

Internationally acclaimed singer and folklorist Lori Cahan-Simon will perform traditional Yiddish songs with her ensemble at 8 p.m. on Saturday at North Water Street Gallery, 300 N. Water St., as part of the Around the World Music Series.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
'Woods' turns fairy tales upside down
Nov 3, 2016 4:00 AM

'Woods' turns fairy tales upside down 

The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University continues its season with the Tony Award-winning musical "Into the Woods." The production runs Friday through Nov. 13 in E. Turner Stump Theatre.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Opera, museum team on 'Flute'
Nov 3, 2016 4:00 AM

Opera, museum team on 'Flute' 

The Kent State University Museum and Opera Department are collaborating for an exhibition and performance of Mozart's "The Magic Flute.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Nov 3, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Woodstock Night featuring Old Skool at the Pufferbelly Ltd. from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Location: 152 Franklin Ave., Kent. Portage Park District will hold a viewing for the annual Leonids Meteor Shower from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 18 at Shaw Woods. Bring a blanket or chair.

Oct 27, 2016 4:00 AM

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Amusements Guyette Farms Corn Maze will be held from noon-7 p.m. Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 30. Activities include a round bale obstacle course, petting zoo and a hayride, among others. New are pumpkin bowling and a 40-foot and 80-foot slide.

Jayhawks to play Kent Stage
Oct 27, 2016 4:00 AM

Jayhawks to play Kent Stage 

In a time of early '90s rock bands such as Nirvana and Metallica, the Jayhawks' Gary Louris, Mark Olson and Tim O'Reagan melded traditional country with rock to form what is known as Americana today. After 30 years, the band's new album, "Paging Mr.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Area director to premiere film in Kent
Oct 27, 2016 4:00 AM

Area director to premiere film in Kent 

When independent rappers enter a hip-hop contest to win a record deal with a major label, one of the aspiring artists decides to murder their way to the top of the competition.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Celtic folk duo to perform in Kent
Oct 20, 2016 4:00 AM

Celtic folk duo to perform in Kent 

Independent Celtic folk duo Four Shillings Short will perform from 8 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Kent in celebration of the Celtic harvest festival of Samhain.

By Kelly Maile | Staff Writer
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Explore the supernatural during the Kent Ghost Walk
Oct 13, 2016 4:00 AM

Explore the supernatural during the Kent Ghost Walk 

In the middle of Samantha Wilmoth's reading, customers have said it felt like someone was poking them or playing with their hair in the back room of spiritualist shop Empire on Main Street in Kent. "People will say, 'It's weird.

By Kelly Maile | Staff Writer
Pastiche bringing steelpan to KSU
Oct 13, 2016 4:00 AM

Pastiche bringing steelpan to KSU 

Pastiche Steel Band, the nation's premier steel ensemble, is breaking boundaries of steelpan music with original compositions and arrangements.

By Kelly Maile | Staff Writer